DOWN YOUR WAY (July 31st): Langney and Shinewater

ON AUGUST 5, 10am-11.30am, ‘Crafty Toast’ will take place. There will be a free continental-style breakfast and fun games for all the family on an Olympian theme (don’t worry nothing too strenuous!). All will be taking place in the Langney Village Hall (formerly Community Centre) in Etchingham Road. This event is run by Langney Community Church and will be followed by a short worship service if you would like to join them.

MOTHER Hen’s Childcare is an Out of School & Holiday Club, based in Langney Shopping Centre. The clubs run from Unit 31 in the Kingfisher Drive precinct and are available for children of various ages. The out of school club runs before and after school, 7.30am-9am and then 3pm-6.30pm. There is also a drop off and collection service from all local schools. The Holiday Club is perfect for this time of year now the kids have broken up and it runs from near sunrise at 7.30am right up until 6.30pm. Both clubs cater for 4 to 12 year olds. For more details contact Joanne on 461106 or e-mail

TESCO is holding a Charity Book Sale until August 4 in aid of Cancer Research UK. Please donate your books to Tesco for this worthwhile charity. You can leave them at the customer service desk at the store in the Shopping Centre.

THE MONTHLY table sale at Langney Village Hall is this week. On August 4, get rid of your unwanted items - for just £4 per table! Many find they cannot make it to the boot fairs outside of Eastbourne or wish to pay the fees associated with them. This is right on your doorstep ,based in Etchingham Road next to the shops. The sale is between 10am and 1pm.

ONCE you’ve done your bargain hunting, why not pop over to Priory Lane. Eastbourne Borough FC is holding an Open Day on Saturday from 11am. The football season is almost here, so show your support for your local club. The new season begins on August 18 for the boys in the Blue Square South Division away to Dorchester Town. Book your tickets by calling 01323 766265 or visit

THERE is a range of Summer Soccer Schools taking place in August. Eastbourne’s premier football ground will host the lessons in association with 720720 taxis. Again, visit the website for more information.